Contra Costa County Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Concord senior club says it can't afford to keep senior center open ThursdaysRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Department proposed closing the senior center on Thursdays, according to Director Joan Carrico. But Contra Costa County and the Meals on Wheels program serve free lunch to about 30 to 40 seniors on Thursdays, so the senior club agreed to pay the ...

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  2. Days Gone By: 1890s Martinez: S.F. Chinatown groom, 33, claims bride, 15, is 18Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... in January 1892 to care for Lin Oy, a teenage girl who had become the ward of the court in Contra Costa County. It was on Nov. 7, 1891, when a Chinese couple came to Martinez and caused quite a stir. The two appeared before Justice of the Peace J.P. ...

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  3. Water conservation efforts paying off in Contra Costa CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | KTVU Oakland

    In the middle of a rough drought for all of California, there's some good news from Contra Costa County as calls for conservation are paying off.

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  4. Local investment fund accused of defrauding investors out of $700 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Campbell Reporter

    Phyllis Christopher and her former husband spent years pinching pennies so they would be comfortable in retirement.

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  5. First 5 Solano director taking on new Bay Area challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Reporter

    ... most comprehensive and effective county plans for major change, then, years later she served a in the Contra Costa County Administrator's Office as the Deputy CAO for Children and Families. She also spent some time in Nevada as the Nevada County ...

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  6. Eye on the East Bay: Antioch and Richmond are stressed to the maxRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Campbell Reporter

    Stressed to the max: Antioch and Richmond. Two poles on opposite edges of Contra Costa County that share a great deal in common, including persistent problems in crime and higher poverty levels than most other area cities. 1 comment

  7. Marsh Fire (Contra Costa County) Started 7/11/2014, updated 7/12/2014Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Cal Fire

    The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protecton is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation and is therefore not liable for any inaccurate information resulting from the translation application tool.

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  8. Two Lanes of Hwy 4 Re-Open After Saturday A.M. CollisionRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Patch.com

    Two lanes of state Highway 4 just east of Port Chicago Highway in Contra Costa County have reopened following a collision this morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  9. Chevron Richmond touts economic impact to city, but skeptics wonder at what costRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... revenue bolster the city's budget, providing police and other services that similarly sized cities in Contra Costa County can only dream about. Millions more are filtered to dozens of nonprofits and businesses throughout the city -- and to the ...

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  10. Contra Costa County, cities show mixed reaction to Civil Grand Jury...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    A recommendation by the Contra Costa County Civil Grand Jury to post employment contracts, audits and financial disclosure statements on public agency websites is getting mixed responses.

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  11. Solano County confirms its first human case of West Nile Virus this yearRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | The Reporter

    ... to the Solano County case, there have been four other human cases of West Nile Virus including a case in Contra Costa County and in Tulare. Symptoms of West Nile fever include headache, fatigue, fever, skin rash on the trunk of the body, swollen ...

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  12. Concord senior club says it can't afford to keep senior center open ThursdaysRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Contra Costa Times

    ... Department proposed closing the senior center on Thursdays, according to Director Joan Carrico. But Contra Costa County and the Meals on Wheels program serve free lunch to about 30 to 40 seniors on Thursdays, so the senior club agreed to pay the ...

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  13. Daniel Borenstein: Sanitary district workers collecting more in retirement than on the jobRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    ... is what's at stake in the appellate court case. Blame this mess partially on past trustees of the Contra Costa County Employees' Retirement Association, which knowingly allowed illegal pension spiking for years. With a recent new board majority, the ...

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  14. Marin County Has Lowest Unemployment Rate in Bay Area, Data ShowsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Patch.com

    ... increases in unemployment from May to June with Alameda County up to 5.8 percent from 5.6 percent, Contra Costa County up to 6 percent from 5.8 percent, Napa County up to 4.7 percent from 4.5 percent, San Francisco County up to 4.5 percent from 4.4 ...

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  15. Girls Inc. Offers Summer Fun for Girls Ages 5 to 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Oakland Post

    ... Aug. 15, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., lunch included and extended care available. Contact Girls Incorporated of West Contra Costa County, 260 Broadway, Richmond, at (510) 232-5440, office@girlsinc-wcc.org, www.girlsinc-wcc.org, Email us! **600 word limit on all ...

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  16. Donors Needed: Upcoming Blood Drives in Contra Costa CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Patch.com

    ... make an appointment to donate blood, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS . Blood drives in Contra Costa County: 7/23/2014: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM: St. Anne Church, 2800 Camino Diablo Rd., Byron 7/24/2014: 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Laurel Ridge ...

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  17. Contra Costa County: Fire district to hold annual Line of Duty Death Remembrance Ceremony on MondayRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    The Contra Costa County Fire Protection District will hold its annual Line of Duty Death Remembrance Ceremony Monday.

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  18. Unemployment Rises Slightly in Alameda, Contra Costa Counties, State Data ShowsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Patch.com

    ... increases in unemployment from May to June with Alameda County up to 5.8 percent from 5.6 percent, Contra Costa County up to 6 percent from 5.8 percent, Napa County up to 4.7 percent from 4.5 percent, San Francisco County up to 4.5 percent from 4.4 ...

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  19. Solano unemployment rises slightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Daily Republic

    ... the lowest rate at 4 percent. Among neighboring counties, Napa County in June had a 4.7 percent rate, Contra Costa County 6 percent, Yolo County 6.9 percent and Sacramento County 7.1 percent. Within the county, Benicia had a rate of 4.1 percent, Rio ...

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  20. Livermore lab offering $100,000 in awards to local nonprofitsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Contra Costa Times

    Lawrence Livermore National Security is seeking applications for its annual Community Gift Program, which provides $100,000 in awards to local and surrounding area nonprofit organizations.

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